FOSDEM 2020 Conference Recap

For the third year in a row, I attended FOSDEM, an amazing open source conference in Brussels, Belgium. Taking place, February 1-2, the event is a totally volunteer run conference geared towards promoting the widespread use of free and open source software. The Foundation has sponsored and organized a FreeBSD table there for a few years now.

Development Project Update: Toolchain Modernization

The February 29 announcement of the removal of GCC 4.2.1 from FreeBSD infrastructure marks the culmination of over a decade of effort by countless contributors. This blog summarizes the details for easy reference.

SCALE 18x Conference Recap

On March 4, members of the Foundation team and FreeBSD Community headed to Pasadena, California for a packed agenda of FreeBSD activities at SCALE x18.

Don't Miss the FreeBSD Content at SCALE 18x

Are you attending SCALE 18x? Don’t forget to check out the FreeBSD-related content and be sure to stop by the FreeBSD booth to chat with members of the Foundation team and FreeBSD community.

POWER to the People: Making FreeBSD a First Class Citizen on POWER

With IBM’s muscle behind LinuxTM and AIXTM on POWER, FreeBSD support has trailed. FreeBSD Committer Piotr Kubaj and several other contributors are fighting to change that and the FreeBSD Foundation is right there in the fight, providing Piotr a grant for a local POWER9 system to accelerate his work.

BSDCan 2020 Travel Grant Application Now Open

The Travel Grant Application for BSDCan 2020 is now open. The Foundation can help you attend BSDCan through our travel grant program.

Don't Miss the FreeBSD Content at FOSDEM '20

Attending FOSDEM ’20? Don’t forget to check out the many FreeBSD-related talks and be sure to stop by the FreeBSD Stand to chat with members of the Foundation team and FreeBSD community.

FreeBSD Foundation Q4 2019 Status Update

Written as part of the FreeBSD Project’s 4th Quarter 2019 Status Report, check out the highlights of what we did to help FreeBSD last quarter:

FreeBSD MiniConf at LCA2020 Conference Recap

We held our first ever FreeBSD event in Australia! It was a FreeBSD Miniconf that was co-located with Linux Conf AU in the Gold Coast, January 14th.

Submit Your Work: More Open Calls for Participation

2020 brings about even more opportunities to spread the word about your work with FreeBSD. Submit to these upcoming conferences.